It was established in the 1930s. Today, the tiny community has a population of only 24. Native Americans including mixed bloods, make up 75% of the population. Whites make up 25% of the communities population. Furnace Creek has a resort which is the main employment for the settlements citizens. There are a total of 18 housing units. Elevation is 190 feet below Sea Level. It covers 31.0 sq. mi. Zip code is 92328. Below are several links to pictures of Furnace Creek.